Update 2023-05-26: Clean Withlacoochee River 2023-05-25.
Update 2023-05-20: Alapaha River tested clean, thanks to WWALS tester Kimberly Tanner.
Two unusual places tested bad for Thursday, after big rains upstream from them: Troupville Boat Ramp on the Little River, and Franklinville Landing on the Withlacoochee River. And there was more rain Friday upstream of Troupville.
Oddly, downstream tests on the Withlacoochee were clean.
No new sewage spills have been reported. in the Suwannee River Basin in Georgia or Florida.
So I’d avoid the Little River this weekend, and go downstream on the Withlacoochee River.
Or join us tomorrow on the Suwannee River to portage Big Shoals.
Chart, Rivers, Swim Guide Map 2023-05-18
The most recent results we have from Valdosta are for Monday upstream and Wednesday week before last downstream. The Valdosta Monday upstream results were good, after bad Friday results for US 41 and GA 133, as we expected due to the rain back then. Continue reading